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Practical Photojournalism
by Martin Keene

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This text covers the care and understanding of equipment and the technical skills in camera work. It examines the latest developments in cameras and picture transmission, and looks at the varied demands made upon photographers by newspapers, magazines and advertising.
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Practical Photojournalism: A Professional Guide by Martin Keene

'Practical Photojournalism' covers the care and understanding of equipment and the technical skills in camera work. This new edition examines the latest developments in cameras and picture transmission, and the varied demands made upon photographers by newspapers, magazines and advertising. It looks at picture composition from studio work to news situations of many types and describes the techniques of picture editing and the use of pictures in media presentation.


Press photography is not just a career - it is a way of life. Press photographers have a ringside seat on contemporary history. This book tries to explain how to make the most of that ringside seat. Practical Photojournalism covers the care and understanding of equipment, and the technical skills in camera work. This new edition examines the latest developments in cameras and picture transmission, and the varied demands made upon photographers by newspapers, magazines and advertising. It looks at picture composition from studio work to news situations of many types and describes the techniques of picture editing and the use of pictures in media presentation.


Reviews:

'...a must for every school and college in the country or for anybody contemplating
starting a career as a press photographer.'
Journalist

'...considered by many to be the ultimate photographic textbook.'
Pratical Photography

'A worthwhile book which will become a standard for budding press to
photographers/photojournalists and, no doubt, be found in most
newspaper offices.'
Despatches

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Practical Photojournalism Reviews


'...a must for every school and college in the country or for anybody contemplating
starting a career as a press photographer.' - Journalist, December 1995

'...considered by many to be the ultimate photographic textbook.' - Pratical Photography

'A worthwhile book which will become a standard for budding press to
photographers/photojournalists and, no doubt, be found in most
newspaper offices.'
Despatches, Spring '96

Table of Contents


Preface; Acknowledgements; Light and Lenses; Cameras; Other equipment; Film and its processing; Making the print; The working photographer; Captions; Law; The picture desk; Using pictures; Electronic picture transmission and digital cameras; Careers; Glossary; Bibliography; Appendix; Index

Additional information

GOR001870173
Practical Photojournalism: A Professional Guide by Martin Keene
Martin Keene
Used - Very Good
Paperback
Taylor & Francis Ltd
1995-10-31
264
0240514327
9780240514321
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